Effect of growth on muscle capillarity and fiber type composition in rat diaphragm

  • Nobukazu Tamaki
  • Published 1985 in
    European Journal of Applied Physiology and…


The effect of growth on the capillarity and fiber type composition of the diaphragm, soleus and extensor digitorum longus (EDL) muscles of rats weighing between 55 and 330 g have been studied. Muscle samples obtained from the anesthetized rat were rapidly frozen and sliced transversely in a cryostat. The sections were stained histochemically by the SDH… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00426293


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